Hugh BishopThe 58-year-old's devoted son Martin, 45, tragically lost his beloved father to cancer of the gullet
three years ago.
When this condition continues over a long period of time the lining of the gullet
can be significantly affected and can, on some occasions, close over.
The hernia can cause food to reflux from your stomach into the gullet
if pressure inside your abdomen rises.
Italian researchers who examined 2,744 hospital patients, found those who took aspirin for over five years were at a third of the risk of getting mouth, throat and gullet
cancer compared to the others.
Donald Mactaggart, who runs a vet's practice in Edinburgh said: "It was amazing to see the X-ray of a knife in his gullet
He said: "It was amazing to see the X-ray of the knife in his gullet
Ebony Martin wasn't expected to survive after being born premature with a rare, deadly defect in the gullet
But most life-threatening of all was that Shaun had no windpipe or gullet
Specific investigations, for example endoscopy or barium meal, will identify precisely what is preventing food from going through the gullet
She suffered numerous infections caused by toxic fluids which leaked into her body from her gullet
A COMMON cause of difficulty in swallowing is a scratch to the inside of the gullet
from eating a bone or a crisp.
Last night, her son, Keith, said hospital staff admitted Margaret's gullet
was damaged during the operation at Hairmyres Hospital in East Kilbride, Lanarkshire.